The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
I cannot live without books.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.